Small Bronze Sculpture from the Ancient World: Papers Delivered at a Symposium
The Museum, 1990 - Art - 284 pages
In this book fifteen leading scholars and scientists evaluate small-scale bronze sculpture from the Mediterranean. Based on a J. Paul Getty Museum Symposium on Small Bronze Sculpture held in March 1989, the book discusses historical and technical considerations in provenancing and collecting bronzes of Greek, Etruscan, and Roman manufacture.
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